WASHINGTON — State attorneys general and federal officials held an all-day negotiating session Wednesday on the nation’s foreclosure crisis with five of the nation’s largest banks, seeking to resolve allegations of wrongdoing that law enforcement officials say have impacted millions ...Read More »
Construction and Real Estate
Spartanburg, S.C.-based hotel-management company HVM will relocate its headquarters to Ballantyne, according to news reports. Over the next three years, the company will create 170 jobs and invest $3.6 million in the headquarters in Ballantyne Corporate Park. HVM, the operator ...
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The steel frame for what Charlotte Motor Speedway calls the world’s largest high-definition video board is going up. An event to “top out” the frame is set for Thursday at the speedway’s backstretch. When a construction project is topped out, it means ...
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The Charlotte City Council will continue to accept public comments on a plan for Independence Boulevard until a council meeting at 7 p.m. April 11. Some residents requested that the public comment period remain open, while others wanted a decision ...Read More »
A Madison Park resident spoke out Monday against a sidewalk proposed for his neighborhood, saying it would require the city to encroach onto one-third of his yard. Despite the objections of Benjamin Vandiver, the City Council unanimously approved the construction of ...
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The Charlotte City Council approved a new policy Monday to spread affordable housing throughout the city. But not all council members backed the plan, and Mayor Anthony Foxx raised his own concerns. An advisory council made of residents, housing officials ...Read More »
Home prices in the Charlotte metropolitan area fell 4.8 percent in January from the same month a year ago, according to the Standard & Poor’s Case-Shiller Home Price Index released today. The area’s home prices were down 1.1 percent from ...
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Lat Purser has been looking for new development projects that he can afford to lose. Earlier this month, his company, Charlotte-based Lat Purser and Associates, finished work on The Arden, a new, 16-unit apartment complex in the NoDa neighborhood north ...Read More »
Address: 8700 Phillips Road Project description: The Energy Production and Infrastructure Center at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte is part of a plan to make the school a center for energy production and infrastructure research and education. The ...Read More »
It’s no secret that times are tough in the housing market. Therefore, it shouldn’t be a surprise that some people feel stuck in their current homes as potential buyers circle, scanning neighborhoods for deals. However, just because the Great Recession ...Read More »